"Went with granddaughter for story boat trip, really well thought out and fun short trip, just long enough for young children. Staff were great, definitely do this again."

Storyboats

Ideal short entertainment sessions for the younger ones (3-9 years), which include a themed boat trip from Frogmore Paper Mill, down The Gade and joining the Grand Union Canal with storytelling, wildlife spotting and birdfeeding.  Last about 40 minutes.

When: school holidays FROM EASTER 2020

Time: 11am and 2pm 

Fee: £5 per person   Book in advance.

Most suitable for primary children.  All children must be accompanied

Booking essential.  Please call 01442 234600, or email [email protected]  

HOLIDAY DATE THEME  

Easter 

Wednesday 8th April 

11am and 2pm

Easter and Spring tales, with hopefully some chicks to see along the route.

BOOK 11am 8th April

BOOK 2pm 8th April

Wednesday 15th April 

11am and 2pm

Easter and Spring tales, with hopefully some chicks to see along the route.

BOOK 11am 15th April

BOOK 2am 15th April

Whitsun

Wednesday 27th May

11am and 2pm

A wildlife storyboat with UK theme and waterbirds to see and feed 

BOOK 11am 27th May

BOOK 2pm 27th May

Summer

Tuesday 4th August

11am and 2pm

Tales on Tuesday mixed stories and wildlife spotting. 

BOOK 11am 4th August

BOOK 2pm 4th August

Tuesday 11th August

11am and 2pm

Tales on Tuesday mixed stories and wildlife spotting. 

BOOK 11am 11th August

BOOK 2pm 11th August

Tuesday 18th August

11am and 2pm

Tales on Tuesday mixed stories and wildlife spotting. 

BOOK 11am 18th August

BOOK 2pm 18th August

Tuesday 25th August

11am and 2pm

Tales on Tuesday mixed stories and wildlife spotting. 

BOOK 11am 25th August

BOOK 2pm 25th August

Halloween

Thursday 29th October

11am and 2pm

Our annual spooky boat with storytelling witch and ghoulish skipper with Halloween decorated boat.  

BOOK 11am 29th October

BOOK 2pm 29th October

Christmas

Wednesday 16th December

4pm

Santa Special Storyboat, Santa on board, storytelling, Santa's helpers and a gift if you've been good. Hot chocolate or mulled wine (adults) on return. 1 adult &1 child £18, 1 adult and 2 children £33. 

CALL TO BOOK

Thursday 17th December

4pm

Santa Special Storyboat, Santa on board, storytelling, Santa's helpers and a gift if you've been good. Hot chocolate or mulled wine (adults) on return. 1 adult &1 child £18, 1 adult and 2 children £33.  CALL TO BOOK

 

Drop-in crafting

Pop in for a morning or afternoon with the young ones. Select your project  (eg birdhouse/ bunny,) as you pay and make use of our workstations to decorate it to your liking. All the family welcome, pay by project blank. We supply all the materials, you can do all the messy, creative stuff and we do the clearing up.

When: school holidays 2020

Time: 10-12 am and 2-4pm 

Fee: £9 per person except the Santa Special Storyboat.  Book in advance.

Most suitable for children 5-13.  All children must be accompanied

Drop-in sessions, no need to book

HOLIDAY DATE THEME

Spring Half Term

18th February 10-12am & 1-3pm

19th February 10-12am & 1-3pm

20th February 10-12am & 1-3pm

DROP-IN Decorate a birdhouse.  Choose your basic blank birdhouse from a selection when you purchase your ticket and then make use of our creative workstations and materials to decorate to your hearts content. 

Easter

8th April 10-12am & 1-3pm

9th April 10-12am & 1-3pm

14th April 10-12am & 1-3pm

15th April 10-12am & 1-3pm

DROP-In and decorate an Easter themed paper blank.  Choose your bunny or chick when you purchase your ticket and then make use of our creative workstations to decorate it to you liking. 

Summer

7th August 10-12am & 1-3pm

10-14th August 10-12am & 1-3pm

17th-21st August 10-12am & 1-3pm

24th-28th August 10-12am & 1-3pm

DROP-IN Summer activities. Projects to do and make, all materials included and we do the tidying up. No glue on the carpet at home!